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Tientos

In response to a request from Rand, I have transcribed two tientos falsetas that I have previously recorded. They can be found on this pdf file:
tientos-april-08
These falsetas can be found at the following locations in the recording: 1.44 minutes, 2.15 minutes and 2.35 minutes.
This tientos also features some falsetas from Manuel Granados’ incredible “Manual [...]

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elementary – rhythmic structures of the main palos

How can you start learning the rhythmic forms of flamenco?
Start counting. Count the beats out loud, or in your head. Do it in any language you like, the idea is to start to develop a feel for the accents sub-consciously. It will help if you tap your foot, click your fingers or tap your knuckles [...]

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